Monthly Archives: April 2016

Queensland Terrace – 27 to 37 Morrissey Road Erskineville

Queensland Terrace East side of Morrissey Road looking north – No. 37 in foreground Queensland Terrace (27 to 37 Morrissey Road Erskineville) is a row of eleven single-storey terraces located on the eastern side of Morrissey Road (formerly Pleasant Street), … Continue reading

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A Startling Incident! Miraculous Escape and Salvation of a Railway Guard

‘Five to ten drops of “Fishers Phospherine” in water after meals is the greatest aid to digestion known.’ Mr. George Bewley of “Trelawney” Erskineville was in a shocking state before consuming four bottles of Fisher’s Phospherine (and a bottle of Fisher’s … Continue reading

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Erskineville: War and Peace – Erskineville History Walk

We here at the Macdonaldtown Bicycle Club are just a little bit excited by this: Saturday 9 April 2016 – 2pm Isabella Hills Rest Area, Corner of Harold & Union Streets Join Erko Labor in discovering how Erskineville lived, suffered, survived and thrived … Continue reading

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